Community, Finding your new tribe, Mental health, Personal development, Relationships, Retiring from work, Spirituality, Writing

The birth of Classic Women and my story (of transition to retirement)

The birth of the Classic Women blog A big thank you to the of you who have followed Classic Women over the past six months. In January 2017, I took a trial break from my paid job. I launched the blog, Classic Women. My qualification??? I love writing. I know about being a 50+ year old woman.… Read More The birth of Classic Women and my story (of transition to retirement)

Ageing, Community, Family, Knowledge, Personal development, Relationships, Retiring from work, Spirituality

Barb, Psychic Medium – read the next instalment of this exciting story

Barb, Psychic Medium – final An amazing story of transition from public servant to psychic medium. Last week, I shared a fascinating story with you about Barb Meynell who, as a mature woman, realised she had gifts that would change her life. She tentatively started doing some readings while maintaining her full time public sector role. She… Read More Barb, Psychic Medium – read the next instalment of this exciting story

Community, Family, Finding your new tribe, Fitness, Health, Hobbies, Retiring from work, Travel

Another Classic Woman story. Introducing Lisa Raimondo – woman in transition.

WOULD YOU LIKE TO SHARE YOUR STORY OF TRANSITION? Please contact me by signing up to this blog (see boxes below) or via the Classic Women FB page. Introducing classic woman, Lisa and her transition to retirement. Lisa is having fun experimenting with a range of past times. She has many interests, and is open to exploring more. I… Read More Another Classic Woman story. Introducing Lisa Raimondo – woman in transition.

Family, Finding your new tribe, Hobbies, Relationships, Retiring from work, Travel, Writing

Classic Woman Cherie Bombell speaks to me about retirement

Introducing classic woman Cherie Bombell Thank you for agreeing to chat with me, Cherie. We’ve known each other for many years now. After meeting at work, we became friendly, sharing very similar values and interests. About two years ago you started talking about maybe leaving work, or retirement. What started that thinking in your mind? I… Read More Classic Woman Cherie Bombell speaks to me about retirement

Economics of leaving the paid job, Finding your new tribe, Retiring from work

Guest Blogger Kurt – Are you considering retirement? Expert advice ahead!

Welcome to guest blogger, Kurt Fitzgibbon Preparing for life when you stop working is about more than just the dollars and cents, however retirement planning is often centred on one question – ‘will you have enough money?’ Australians are living longer than ever before and enjoy one of the highest life expectancies in the world,… Read More Guest Blogger Kurt – Are you considering retirement? Expert advice ahead!